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The Fiddlers Elbow

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Main Street, Carrickmacross, Ireland
353429663863
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11:00 am - 10:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun - Sat 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Dinner, Reservations, Late Night
Description: The Fiddlers Elbow, located in the centre of Carrickmacross town. The bar...
The Fiddlers Elbow, located in the centre of Carrickmacross town. The bar, restaurant and nightclub is owned by the Mc Eneaney Family and has undergone major refurbishment in the past few years. A family run business which prides itself on creating a warm, homely atmosphere with genuine hospitality and an assurance of our utmost attention to your personal requirements. The Fiddlers Elbow offer carvery Lunch from €10 12pm - 3pm Daily, and a Superbly priced Bistro Menu from 3pm to late!!2 course Midweek Special for only €19.95 and a 4 course Weekend Special Menu for only €27.50. The Fiddlers Elbow also offers exclusive function/conference suites to suit your needs.
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Good for:
Large groups

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Visitor rating
  • 115
    Excellent
  • 20
    Very good
  • 4
    Average
  • 0
    Poor
  • 2
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    5 of 5 stars
    Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Most recent review
Absolutely Excellent

Myself, my husband & 2 friends went for Valentines night & it was absolutely beautiful, excellent service throughout & food was amazing there was a wonderful choice & food was served very promptly & piping hot, staff was extremely friendly & courteous & the added extra of a flower, chocolates & a... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed February 21, 2015
Mags012013
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Newry, United Kingdom
Good for:
  • Large groups
  • Breakfast/Brunch
  • Dinner
  • Reservations
  • Late Night
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141 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

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English first
Newry, United Kingdom
2 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 21, 2015

Myself, my husband & 2 friends went for Valentines night & it was absolutely beautiful, excellent service throughout & food was amazing there was a wonderful choice & food was served very promptly & piping hot, staff was extremely friendly & courteous & the added extra of a flower, chocolates & a personalised photo just added to the attraction, we... More 

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Fiddlers B, Manager at The Fiddlers Elbow, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to write a review about Valentines at the Fiddlers, we have had so much positive feedback about all aspects of the Valentines evening proving that putting the time and effort into something really does bring it own rewards! Thank you once again and we look forward to welcoming you back in the near future. More 

Dublin, Ireland
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 21, 2015

This was one of the best restaurant experience we have ever had. We loved the decor inside, they had gone to a real effort to make the place look enchanting and romantic. They had extra touches like-a free rose+free portrait picture for us to take home, both free and a nice momento to take home. The food was amazing and... More 

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Fiddlers B, Manager at The Fiddlers Elbow, responded to this review

Many thanks for your excellent review about your Valentines experience with us, and I may take this opportunity to publicly say thank you again to staff members Una and Peter for their time and effort on making the fiddlers look fabulous! More 

County Monaghan, Ireland
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 19, 2015

Had a beautiful meal and already planing another night out with friends. Will also recommend it to others

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
Fiddlers B, Manager at The Fiddlers Elbow, responded to this review

Thank you from all the team, we're glad you and your friends had an fantastic experience with us, we look forward to welcoming you back soon. More 

Ireland
Top Contributor
103 reviews 103 reviews
67 restaurant reviews
75 helpful votes 75 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2015

What can I add ? Only average. Tried here on a recommendation and found some dishes good and others just average. Service was definitely off on our night but to be fair we will try again and report back.

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Fiddlers B, Manager at The Fiddlers Elbow, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to write a review on your experience with us. As much as we always enjoy to hear the good reviews, we also look into and act if necessary on any constructive criticisms, as we are continually aiming to improve our business. Please feel free to contact one of our management team on 042 9663863... More 

uk
Contributor
11 reviews 11 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 11, 2015

I visited the Fiddlers Elbow, Tuesday 10th February with my husband for lunch, the staff were so attentive, the chef was really excellent, the food was delicious. Nothing was too much trouble, my husband and I had help in carrying our trays. We did not have to go to the bar to order drinks, although we had diet coke I... More 

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Fiddlers B, Manager at The Fiddlers Elbow, responded to this review

Thank you very much for taking the time to post your experience with us, we to at the fiddlers feel that it is the little touches that can make a customers experience more memorable. We look forward to welcoming you back soon More 

Newry, United Kingdom
1 review
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 4, 2015

Had our evening meal in The Fiddlers last night, and I have to say it was beautiful and great value for money,, waiting staff great and couldn't do enough to help, going again on Sunday for the carvery, which I totally recommend, the roast stuffed duck is the best ever.

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Fiddlers B, Manager at The Fiddlers Elbow, responded to this review

Thank you for your lovely comments, we look forward to seeing you on Sunday and the chef assures me that we have the half roast duck on our carvery menu, so enjoy! More 

Ireland
Contributor
20 reviews 20 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
37 helpful votes 37 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 31, 2015

Second visit this week and delighted with the food, friendly service and atmosphere. Live Piano music in the background was very enjoyable and modern music selection was refreshing. Happy to recommend.

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
Fiddlers B, Manager at The Fiddlers Elbow, responded to this review

Thank you for your positive comments and recommendation, our pianist also sends his thanks and we all look forward to welcoming you back on your next visit with us More 

North East Ireland
Senior Contributor
37 reviews 37 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 21, 2015

Visited The Fiddlers with some friends having not been there for some time. We went on a Saturday night for dinner and it was amazing. Great food at a great price. Very enjoyable

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
Fiddlers B, Manager at The Fiddlers Elbow, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to post a review, we're delighted you had an enjoyable experience with us and look forward to welcoming you back soon! More 

Carrickmacross, Ireland
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 22, 2014

A big thanks to Seamus and the brilliant staff of the Fiddlers. We thoroughly enjoyed ourselves at the Christmas Party Night on Friday last - superb food, a welcoming atmosphere and truly a great nights entertainment. A special mention must go to David & Kate in particular who were wonderfully attentive to us the whole evening! Everyone in the Jazzercise... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
Fiddlers B, Manager at The Fiddlers Elbow, responded to this review

Thank you for your wonderful comments about your Christmas party experience, you ladies definitely danced the night away! We look forward to welcoming you back in 2015, best wishes More 

1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 22, 2014

We had our Christmas party here on 20th December it was a fantastic night from start to finish, the food was delicious and very well presented and the staff were very warm and friendly. Our staff had a great night and danced away to the band that was provided for the nights entertainment. We would definately recommend the Fiddlers Elbow... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
Fiddlers B, Manager at The Fiddlers Elbow, responded to this review

Thank you for your recommendation it is appreciated. We're glad you had an enjoyable evening and look forward to welcoming you back. Best wishes for 2015 More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: Main Street, Carrickmacross, Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  County Monaghan  >  Carrickmacross
  • Phone Number: 353429663863

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 13 - 40
  • Cuisine: European

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Large groups

Description

The Fiddlers Elbow, located in the centre of Carrickmacross town. The bar, restaurant and nightclub is owned by the Mc Eneaney Family and has undergone major refurbishment in the past few years. A family run business which prides itself on creating a warm, homely atmosphere with genuine hospitality and an assurance of our utmost attention to your personal requirements. The Fiddlers Elbow offer carvery Lunch from €10 12pm - 3pm Daily, and a Superbly priced Bistro Menu from 3pm to late!!2 course Midweek Special for only €19.95 and a 4 course Weekend Special Menu for only €27.50. The Fiddlers Elbow also offers exclusive function/conference suites to suit your needs.
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Monday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Tuesday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Wednesday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Thursday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Friday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Saturday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm

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  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?